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About me


I am an attorney at Tucker Arensberg, PC in Pittsburgh, PA.

My practice includes all areas of intellectual property, including copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, and domain name disputes.  I also draft, review, and negotiate agreements, licenses (including software licenses), and publicity releases.  In addition, I draft HIPAA Security Policies and advise clients on HIPAA compliance.


I am serving as legal counsel to the Pennsylvania Regional Extension & Assistance
Center for HIT (“PA REACH”) through the Pittsburgh Regional
Health Initiative (“PRHI”) to offer Certified Electronic Health Record (“EHR")
solutions to health care providers enrolled in the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive programs for "meaningful use."


Practice areas


  1. Trademark Application: 25%
  2. Patent Application: 25%
  3. Health Care: 15%
  4. Patent Infringement: 15%
  5. Other: 20%
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  • Jeffrey Pollock

    I endorse this lawyer. I have referred cases to this lawyer and gotten great feedback from the clients. Atty. Kim has always been a diligent professional. She is an extremely industrious and knowledgeable I.P. attorney.


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    Lee is a talented lawyer with a unique and varied background in biochemistry, biotechnology and health care IT. This background makes her not only well-suited for techical work intellectual property matters but also as a valuable legal advisor to the health care community on the HIPAA Security Rules. Dedicated, committed and high standards.


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Contact info

Tucker Arensberg, PC

1500 One PPG Place

Pittsburgh, PA, 15222-5416


DCActive 200407/06/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pennsylvania Rising StarIntellectual Property by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers a Publication of Philadelphia Magazine2010
CALI Excellence for the Future Award - Adv. IPUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Law2002
GAANN Graduate Research Doctoral FellowshipUniversity of California at Santa Cruz1996
R.K. Mellon Fellowship - ChemistryDuquesne University1994
Oustanding Service AwardDuquesne University1994
R.K. Mellon Fellowship - BiologyDuquesne University1992
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Intellectual Property AttorneyTucker Arensberg, PC2006 - Present
Intellectual Property AttorneyEckert Seamans2005 - 2006
Intellectual Property AttorneyCohen & Grigsby2004 - 2005
Intellectual Property AttorneySolo Practice2003 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pennsylvania eHealth InitiativeMember2010 - Present
Health Information and Management Systems SocietyMember2009 - Present
Federal Circuit Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Allegheny County Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationMember2002 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Iron&Steel TechnologyBasics of Patenting in the United States2010
Pitstburgh PatrikaTrade Secrets2009
Iron & Steel Technology MagazineAn Overview of Trade Secrets Law2008
State Bar of CaliforniaTrade Secrets Practice in California2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pittsburgh School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Duquesne UniversityChemistryBS - Bachelor of Science1995
University of California - Santa CruzOrganic ChemistryPhD - DoctorateN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Visual Artist BriefcaseIntellectual Property2009
Duquesne University & Central Keystone Innovation Zone Brown Bag SessionIntellectual Property Protection2008
US Copyright Office Round Table - Orphan WorksCopyright Issues Re: Orphan Works2005